Rockfax Description
The enticing hand-jamming crack is a swine to enter (can be done from left or right) but is much more pleasant above. © Rockfax

FA. Hugh Banner 1961

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Eastern Grit (2006): Top 500, Burbage, Millstone and Beyond Routes Graded List, Eastern Grit Jamming, Northern Grit 100 VD - VS, Peak Gritstone S-HVS **+.

ehole 24/May Solo O/S
Polnedrane 22/May Lead O/S

Campus the start

Mowglee 16/May Lead O/S
with Ali
riff156 14/May Lead rpt
with Jo Smith
MarkRoe 14/May Solo rpt
IanGilbertJones 11/May -
FlavioL1989 07/May Solo O/S
Andy Moles 28/Apr Solo
GwilymR 23/Apr 2nd O/S
with Jammy
Jemima Churchhouse 23/Apr Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Apr Lead O/S
Sophie Nunn 10/Apr 2nd O/S
with Mike K, Floris
Steve-J-E 25/Mar 2nd O/S
prwalker 25/Mar 2nd
with Mike Shaw
DanH9883 13/Mar Lead
with Ellie
DubyaJamesDubya 13/Mar Lead O/S
with Andrew Bevan
EllieCotterill 13/Mar 2nd O/S
with Dan
PeteWilson 23/Feb Lead O/S

a good route. started direct. one move to start then easy afterwards. soloed straight after

Hillson 23/Feb 2nd
onlyfoddington 13/Feb Lead O/S

A rude reawakening back to grit. Hard to get off the ground but pro ably worth the skin expended.

with Ian
ian d f 13/Feb 2nd O/S
Octavious ?/Feb Solo O/S
richardbaxter ??/2016 -
Duncan Campbell 17/Oct/15 Solo O/S

Lovely upper section

with The Wald, Dan Middleton, Will P-S, GuyVG
Wood for Trees 17/Oct/15 Solo O/S
georgenvk 10/Oct/15 2nd dog
with markrob
davidbird63 09/Oct/15 TR
harry_lewis 15/Sep/15 Solo O/S
with Nina
ned_85 13/Sep/15 2nd
with Mike, Ryan Baird
mike8331 09/Sep/15 Lead
spenser 05/Sep/15 Lead O/S

A good route but the start is nails! More like mid grade HVS 5b.

with Dean Hepworth
Alkis 30/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Aug/15 Lead dog
Hidden 09/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Aug/15 2nd
catblack 08/Aug/15 Lead O/S

Direct start up the crack requiring jamming, high foot, a mantle and lots of effort! made me quite tired for the rest of the route - lots of fun!

with Dad
Maken 01/Aug/15 2nd O/S
BDC 17/Jul/15 Lead O/S
with Alec, Anna
Dexter JW 12/Jul/15 Lead O/S

Did the start from the right over pad, took a while to reach the crack, the rest of the route was fine

jonathan_doyle 12/Jul/15 Lead O/S

Did the start from the right over a boulder pad, a proper battle to get off the ground but a truly rewarding route

Chris Oldfield 12/Jul/15 2nd dog
Deary65 12/Jul/15 2nd O/S

Direct start seemed rather tricky! Started on the right.

with Dexter
disrail 05/Jul/15 Lead O/S
Monkey_Alan 20/Jun/15 Lead O/S
with Anne-Marie Shepherd
Hidden 16/Jun/15 2nd
heywoodj 15/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Jun/15 2nd
RM199 10/Jun/15 Lead rpt
dan gibson 04/Jun/15 Solo O/S
with Olga
Hidden 30/May/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/May/15 2nd O/S
CraigOsborne 13/May/15 Lead G/U
Jackwd 10/May/15 Lead O/S
charley 10/May/15 2nd rpt
with JackD
tomB 04/May/15 Lead dog
with John Dennis
andy.smythe 04/May/15 Lead
Hidden 04/May/15 2nd
mclancy50 02/May/15 Lead dog
emmahanlon 02/May/15 2nd
Hidden ?/May/15 2nd
Hidden 19/Apr/15 2nd
bigbobbyking 19/Apr/15 Lead O/S
petecallaghan 19/Apr/15 Lead dnf

Couldn't get off the ground

with Tom Bennachio
RobScarisbrick 19/Apr/15 2nd dog

need to shed a few pounds, couldn't get off the ground

Hidden 19/Apr/15 Lead
Hidden 19/Apr/15 2nd
Tala M 18/Apr/15 Lead O/S
matthomas79 18/Apr/15 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Apr/15 Solo O/S
Mike505 21/Mar/15 Lead G/U
jmills94 21/Mar/15 2nd

guidebook was right, a swine to get off the ground, handed over the lead to Michael easy above.

bendevonport 19/Mar/15 2nd
Matt Shepherd 19/Mar/15 Lead O/S
theomoore 06/Mar/15 Solo O/S
John Higgs 21/Feb/15 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2015 -
jayray ??/2015 -
amccann 03/Nov/14 Solo O/S
RKirke 02/Nov/14 Solo O/S
with Alex T
lena.drapella 02/Nov/14 Lead O/S
with Niels
Hidden 02/Nov/14 2nd O/S
Jack93 25/Oct/14 Lead dnf

Could barely get off the ground!

benkelsey 22/Oct/14 Lead O/S

as a warm up - windy and numb hands

with rory wadsworth
Nick1812P 22/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Matt Harmon 03/Oct/14 Lead O/S
Bernie L 03/Oct/14 2nd O/S
zzee83 29/Sep/14 Lead
with Andy Hind
mikestr555 28/Sep/14 Lead O/S
LovelyMrTom 28/Sep/14 Lead O/S

Plenty of false starts, eventually found a way up on the right and climbed the rest of the route on pumped arms!

Ejminee 28/Sep/14 2nd
Hidden 27/Sep/14 Solo O/S
Graeme Hammond 21/Sep/14 Solo rpt
with Duck, Phil Baxter
tom0129 21/Sep/14 Lead dnf
si_pro_83 14/Sep/14 Lead O/S

Tricky start that makes this route great fun

DavidR 13/Sep/14 2nd
Hidden ?/Sep/14 2nd
91dave 31/Aug/14 2nd dnf
with Mark Condon
Hidden 31/Aug/14 2nd
danny269 31/Aug/14 Lead
with Keir
Hidden 30/Aug/14 2nd dog
jonhowson 30/Aug/14 Lead O/S

Bouldery start, did it on the arete. Would be harder directly into the crack. Easy climbing above if you're not pumped from working the first move..

with Maia
batterj2 24/Aug/14 2nd dog
with Ricky Nos
climbingrick 24/Aug/14 Lead O/S
ColdAndWet 24/Aug/14 Lead
with Liz "Press"
Teappleby 23/Jul/14 Solo
with Katie McLean, David Robinette, Pete Briggs
Karl Wooffindin 17/Jul/14 Lead O/S

A proper gritstone fight!

with Ollie Hemstock
Jam_sandwich 22/Jun/14 2nd O/S
with Joanne ?, Alex Thompson
Alex Thompson 22/Jun/14 Lead O/S

Awkward starting move, but eased off afterwards.

with Jam, Mr SCarey
lanc23 17/Jun/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 17/Jun/14 Lead O/S
benlatham07 14/Jun/14 2nd rpt
Jenks82 14/Jun/14 TR rpt
bantamdave 08/Jun/14 2nd O/S

Tough start

with Sara, Tony
quickdrawmcraw 01/Jun/14 Lead
with hannah
harold walmsley 21/May/14 Solo rpt
ColinD 07/May/14 Lead

Tough, slunk off to right. Must return to get full fill of umph.

with Keith
fatbuoybazza 03/May/14 Lead rpt


with Wendo, liv_the_div
SecretSquirrel 27/Apr/14 2nd
with j-ro
Hidden 27/Apr/14 Lead
Lazytraveller 19/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Shaw Brown 18/Apr/14 -
AshBash 15/Apr/14 Lead O/S
MarkRoe 10/Apr/14 Lead O/S
with Rebecca Lodge
Hidden 05/Apr/14 Lead dnf
Hidden 31/Mar/14 2nd dog
Hidden 30/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Mar/14 2nd
marclloyd77 09/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with Stu Bridger, Paul Borland
psborland 09/Mar/14 2nd
with Marc
j.buckley87 01/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2014 -
Unknownbiker 30/Nov/13 Lead
with Simon Burn
Hidden 30/Nov/13 2nd
Hidden 06/Oct/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Oct/13 2nd O/S
Matt Cooke 05/Oct/13 2nd rpt
with Matt Marshall
Diggler 05/Oct/13 Solo rpt
marcduhig 29/Sep/13 Solo O/S
cjb1992 29/Sep/13 Lead O/S
with Harriet, June
Calder 28/Sep/13 2nd
with Mark, Ste
stemill 28/Sep/13 Lead
with Mark, Graham
nick ferro 22/Sep/13 -
with Oli Birkill
max_chan 22/Sep/13 2nd rpt
Hidden 20/Sep/13 Lead dnf
mikealexpayne 20/Sep/13 Lead
greenclimb 08/Sep/13 Lead rpt
with Sarah
SPD224 08/Sep/13 2nd
with Jim Hardwick, Martin Smith
EeFu 26/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Richard Wilkinson
rocktigger 21/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Clare
Andy Fielding 18/Aug/13 Lead
Hidden 20/Jul/13 2nd dog
Elliot King 20/Jul/13 Lead O/S

As in book Swine to enter!!

razzorbuzz 13/Jul/13 2nd O/S
claregardiner 10/Jul/13 2nd
djones66 29/Jun/13 2nd O/S

Hard start, and quite bold, but gets progresively easier and safer as you get higher.

with Stve mc D
Kirill 16/Jun/13 2nd O/S
ig248 16/Jun/13 Lead
with Kirill
SandyB 09/Jun/13 Lead
with Simon Fowler
Hidden 04/Jun/13 2nd O/S
Brannock 25/May/13 Solo O/S

Inadvertant solo.

Martin Brierley 19/May/13 2nd
RossT 19/May/13 Lead

Interesting start!

with Martin
NickJH 19/May/13 Lead
with P Stridgen
mikealexpayne 07/May/13 Lead
thomaspomfrett 06/May/13 Lead O/S
with Kirsty Marsden
rohai545 05/May/13 2nd
with David Bankart
MPSBunny 05/May/13 Lead dnf

Couldn't even get of the ground despite having gear, a massive bouldering mat and a spotter - hard work getting off the ground! Tom climbed this afterwards, his first trad lead, via a couple of huge pull ups.

hipyhop 05/May/13 Lead G/U
with Ben
DaveB61 05/May/13 Lead
with Krish Dev
a13x 05/May/13 Lead O/S
with Michael Mason
steven24584 03/May/13 Lead β
Steve Vincent 03/May/13 TR
Hidden 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S
jtree03 20/Apr/13 Lead
with Brother Al
Stefan_Morris 13/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with jenny
Jen 'Banksy' Banks 13/Apr/13 2nd O/S
with Stefan
soph 17/Mar/13 Sent
with Lee Cooper
Maxim2023 ?/Mar/13 Lead O/S
with Kate Tarrant
kate tarrant ?/Mar/13 Lead dnf
kate tarrant ?/Mar/13 2nd
Tadams 24/Feb/13 Lead O/S
with David Boothroyd
frost 18/Feb/13 Solo
with Adam
Hidden ??/2013 2nd β
Nevil ??/2013 Lead
with Mike
Hidden ??/2013 2nd
sopaz 07/Oct/12 2nd
Palmer 07/Oct/12 Lead
riff156 22/Sep/12 Lead O/S
quickdrawmcraw 22/Sep/12 2nd
with steve
Hidden 19/Sep/12 Solo O/S
JonnoP 09/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Paul Burke
Apharri 05/Sep/12 Solo O/S
john lynch 05/Sep/12 Solo
with adam harrison
Hidden 24/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Pete Scott 22/Aug/12 2nd O/S
Jeronimo 21/Aug/12 Solo O/S
JimboWizbo 11/Aug/12 Lead

Couple of goes to get the start then it was lovely. Pumpy for a warm up!

with Beth
johang 11/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with joe weston, James Lawson
Hidden 11/Aug/12 2nd O/S
Batt 10/Aug/12 2nd O/S

Not exactly using the crack to start, more the arÍte and heeeeave!!

spragglerocks 10/Aug/12 Lead O/S
andybirtwistle 08/Aug/12 Solo
arandall 08/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Wendy Watthews 08/Aug/12 2nd dnf
smokeyj ?/Aug/12 Lead
with pete scott
Jevans ?/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Andrew G 29/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with James Norton, Lucy Reed
jamesnorton 29/Jul/12 2nd O/S
with Andy
Hidden 28/Jul/12 2nd dog
Hidden 27/Jul/12 Lead
martroberts 25/Jul/12 Lead O/S

Hard 5b if done properly direct up the crack rather than right of the arete. Great route even though the difficulty varies greatly

will_benfold 21/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Aeron Buchanan
Hidden 15/Jul/12 Lead O/S
David Kay 14/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Moritz L 14/Jul/12 2nd
with David Kirsfelds, pete
mattshort 14/Jul/12 Lead O/S
mtempest 05/Jul/12 2nd
Steve Waters, Mynydd 05/Jul/12 Lead
chubbyclimber 01/Jul/12 -
Jevans ?/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Martin Bagshaw 30/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with Tim Simpkins, Steve Pryer
Graeme Hammond 20/Jun/12 2nd rpt
Andy Peak 1 19/Jun/12 Solo
Haydn Jones 19/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Ed morris 19/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Mr Tickle 05/Jun/12 Solo O/S
rich_hw 04/Jun/12 Lead O/S
MartinWilliams87 04/Jun/12 2nd O/S
Goose4 02/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/May/12 Solo
Hidden 20/May/12 Lead O/S
RichyBOYY 13/May/12 Lead
Hidden 13/May/12 2nd
Rich Kirby 12/May/12 2nd
with Ruth
dangerousoldfool ?/May/12 Lead O/S

Levitation start into rough jamming then big mantle into the puddles to finish. Lordy.

with Matt
kenneM ?/May/12 Lead
with Davey Luke
stuaart 14/Apr/12 2nd
with Neil Redgrave
Daniel Heath 30/Mar/12 Solo O/S

Amazing exposure. Stopped to take it in before topping out.

Richard Alderton 24/Mar/12 2nd dnf

Did not start, more like! Shame. Seems like a nice route, but after 5 attempts, I'd lost too much skin.

Falko 15/Mar/12 Lead rpt

Repeated two days after last ascent (with Les) because Al couldn't remember if he had done this in the 70s.

with Al W.
Falko 13/Mar/12 Lead O/S

Leg-over and toe-hook start, superb gear throughout and the best finishing holds in the Universe.

with Les Deakin
Les Deakin 13/Mar/12 2nd
with Falko Rech
Twisty 11/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Byron Buck
Steven Andrews 10/Mar/12 Lead O/S

Tricky and powerful start and beefy all the way up. No place for a rest.

with Howie
melonmike 06/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Josh
Hidden ?/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Mar/12 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/Mar/12 2nd
Hidden 26/Feb/12 Solo O/S
Ben Grounsell ??/2012 Lead O/S
ianjfsutcliffe 19/Nov/11 Solo rpt
with Kenny
Hidden 12/Nov/11 2nd O/S
kfowler141 12/Nov/11 Lead
Hidden 12/Nov/11 Lead
Deezel65 29/Oct/11 2nd O/S

Hardest move is definitely the first but it doesn't ease up much

lozowen 24/Oct/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 15/Oct/11 2nd dog
Alkis 15/Oct/11 Lead rpt

Exactly as unpleasant as I remembered...

Nigel Bond 04/Oct/11 2nd
with Bern Hardman
deacondeacon 30/Sep/11 Lead
with neil
Hidden 30/Sep/11 Lead
Hidden 24/Sep/11 Lead
Moritz L 15/Sep/11 Lead dog

got pumped half way up

with rylett
Harry Thorpe 03/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with Rosie Southwell, Ewan
Hidden 28/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Sebastien Gastaud 24/Aug/11 Lead O/S
tigertim 24/Aug/11 2nd
Ewano 21/Aug/11 Lead O/S

Awkward first move then lovely.

pete1993 21/Aug/11 Lead β
treg 14/Aug/11 2nd

Interesting warm up.

with Chris S
wild_nomad 01/Aug/11 Lead O/S

Thuggish start and brilliant. It's all in the first few moves!

with Kevin
Hidden ?/Aug/11 Solo O/S
Dave89 30/Jul/11 Lead O/S
with Andre
max_chan 24/Jul/11 Lead rpt
with Phil PCC
Hidden 10/Jul/11 Lead
gazfellows 09/Jul/11 Lead
with shaun d
Hidden 03/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Jun/11 Lead
Danny Crump 11/Jun/11 Lead
mr random 11/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Richard Rampling
Hidden 11/Jun/11 2nd O/S
BelayBunney 05/Jun/11 2nd O/S

Fun bouldery start!

francois 05/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Adam, Chris
Hidden 05/Jun/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 04/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 31/May/11 Lead rpt
pie_eater_pete 20/May/11 Lead O/S
CRiddiford 04/May/11 2nd
Jake Young 04/May/11 Lead O/S
LardClimber 02/May/11 Lead
with Nic Dynes
MikeDowsett 01/May/11 Lead dnf

Could not pull over initial o'hang

with Pete Scott
Steeve 30/Apr/11 Solo O/S
crazy pierre 17/Apr/11 Lead O/S
philboy 17/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 17/Apr/11 2nd O/S
Adam_42 16/Apr/11 Lead O/S

Really tough first move that I accomplished without much grace. Nice sustained climbing afterwards helped me to work up a good pump.

with Dan Boast
Joe Grondowski 28/Mar/11 Solo O/S
john lynch 28/Mar/11 Solo rpt
with Ed Austin, steve, Tom, ian turton, joe grondowski, Lewis Andrew
ianjfsutcliffe 26/Mar/11 2nd β
Hidden 20/Mar/11 Lead
towdman 19/Mar/11 2nd
timofy 06/Mar/11 Lead dog

1 rest at halfway

BeccaSnowden 02/Mar/11 Lead rpt

Didn't fall off this time but still the start is really hard and the rest is very pumpy and awkward! Not possible to do this neatly, I came away with a fair few grazes!

with Andy
Hidden 12/Feb/11 2nd
Hidden ?/Feb/11 Lead
al123 27/Jan/11 Solo O/S

night soloed, nice laybacking.....

alasdair19 ??/2011 -
mwatson ??/2011 -
PAJames ??/2011 -
PAJames ??/2011 -
PAJames ??/2011 -
PAJames ??/2011 -
Ollie B 13/Nov/10 Solo O/S
ojp 16/Oct/10 2nd O/S
with Dave
Dave Foster 16/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Si
Hidden 09/Oct/10 Lead
Gazleah 05/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with paul jones, tom ireson
James_D 02/Oct/10 Lead O/S

Hard start, left a lot of skin on this one.

with Rach
liamoloughlin 18/Sep/10 Lead O/S
geddicakes 18/Sep/10 2nd
with Liam
AndyFrank 17/Sep/10 Lead β
with Mike Burton
Fran S8 05/Sep/10 Solo
LardClimber 30/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Nic Dynes
Nature_Boy12689 30/Aug/10 2nd
Hidden 28/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Aug/10 2nd O/S
LisaA 15/Aug/10 2nd RP
with Andy
bigdrew 14/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Lisa
kipman725 14/Aug/10 Lead dog

rested on a nut at 3/4 height due to tired

Hidden 08/Aug/10 Lead O/S
fatbuoybazza 08/Aug/10 2nd O/S

Took a few goes to get the start right..

with TimG
Hidden 08/Aug/10 Lead O/S
dashitboarder 01/Aug/10 2nd

Failed the starting moves on the lead

LankyPaddy 31/Jul/10 2nd rpt
with Austen Clark
chrisclimber_1986 25/Jul/10 2nd dnf

can't seem to figure this out anymore after I managed it years ago now I can't

with alkis, Chris Nawrat
Alkis 25/Jul/10 2nd dog
with Chris Nawrat, Chris Aslin
Hidden 21/Jul/10 2nd rpt
simeclimb68 18/Jul/10 Solo O/S
ben_250 17/Jul/10 2nd O/S
with Andrew
Ewan Russell 11/Jul/10 Solo O/S
with CUMC folk, Myself!
Hidden 11/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Oceanic 11/Jul/10 -
Stoff 06/Jul/10 Lead O/S

Tough start. Never really felt happy through-out the whole route. Never have I placed so much gear on such a short route !

with gpcomps
gpcomps 06/Jul/10 2nd O/S
Shad 30/Jun/10 Lead
with Bernie
Bernie Wylde 30/Jun/10 2nd
with shad
That Shallot 15/Jun/10 Lead O/S

Really good power move at the start, fine after still pumpy though.

with Jack
jwpil 15/Jun/10 2nd O/S
with Mat
Kimi_P ?/Jun/10 Lead dog
Rhythm24 31/May/10 Lead dog
with Hannah, Gaz Billings
Hidden 30/May/10 2nd RP
Hidden 30/May/10 Lead O/S
RFWilkie 30/May/10 Lead dog
Goose4 29/May/10 Lead O/S
with Lucy Barker
Rachel Slater 28/May/10 Lead O/S
Chi Cheng 28/May/10 2nd β

Almost Fell off the first move

geddicakes 25/May/10 Lead O/S
with Nat, Paul Runnif
Hidden 09/May/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 04/May/10 Lead
Hidden 04/May/10 2nd
tigertim 25/Apr/10 Lead O/S
atom 25/Apr/10 Lead
craig naylor 24/Apr/10 Lead O/S
g_quaglia 23/Apr/10 Lead O/S

crux at bottom, plain sailing after that.

McDan 23/Apr/10 2nd
with Craig Naylor
Hidden 18/Apr/10 Lead O/S
psychicbread 17/Apr/10 2nd O/S
with Max
garywong 16/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Thea Williams, Nikki King
vanderz 11/Apr/10 Solo O/S
The Bad Cough 11/Apr/10 2nd O/S
with Christian Minett, Lee Bonner
Hidden 10/Apr/10 2nd
hellboundblr 10/Apr/10 Lead

Tried two years earlier with Andrew Eustace and failed.

with Danny Smudge
OffshoreAndy 08/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Chris
Birdo 28/Mar/10 -
with Jenny Brown
Jeno 28/Mar/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 07/Mar/10 2nd
Andy Peak 1 06/Mar/10 Lead
rylett 20/Feb/10 Lead
with Pete Dalzell
soph_the_loaf 05/Feb/10 2nd dog

absolutely awsome my first ever route outside, loved it although did need rests, :)

johniebriggs ?/Feb/10 Lead

strenuos, dont hang around. had to rest on gear. must repeat clean.

katyvose1 ??/2010 -
nickmattia ??/2010 Lead O/S

Left most of the skin from my forearms on this desparate, thrutchy, little swine. Getting off the floor has never felt so tough!

with ryan jones
Laurence Everitt 12/Dec/09 Lead O/S
JCB42 12/Dec/09 2nd O/S
charley 18/Oct/09 2nd O/S
with Kev
dimwit18 17/Oct/09 Lead O/S
pippa_g 08/Oct/09 2nd

needed a leg up to get in to the crack - I will come back and conquer this move one day!

with Josh
Hidden 26/Sep/09 -
Fawley1 26/Sep/09 2nd
A Crook 26/Sep/09 Lead O/S

A mini classic great fun

John Tourle 20/Sep/09 TR
with Jonathan Hall, Mark Williams
Rob Cole 20/Sep/09 Solo rpt
Bex_M 20/Sep/09 2nd dog
with Blue
Jonathan Hall 19/Sep/09 2nd
disturbed_one51 19/Sep/09 Lead
masa-alpin 19/Sep/09 Lead rpt

I tried to lead this in Feb 2006, but was defeated at the initial move. This time I flashed it, but felt still desperate. Andy in seconding got a lot of "grit rash". A lovely and memorable route.

honey_badger 19/Sep/09 TR
with Mark
Hidden 19/Sep/09 2nd dog
david morse 12/Sep/09 Solo
with mikey em BB andy G anna x2
highfivekrissy ?/Sep/09 TR
with Russell Belcher
Jonathan Hall 09/Aug/09 Lead
JamieSparkes 09/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Alex Winter 28/Jul/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 19/Jul/09 2nd RP
Si dH 19/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with Chris Foster
Lumbering Oaf 04/Jul/09 2nd O/S

Thuggish - don't hang about or you'll get pumped.

Rob Davies 04/Jul/09 Lead
with Phil Ashton
wil_perry 28/Jun/09 Lead O/S

this was bloody 'ard! The first move off the ground was hardand then its fairly steep going after that and the more gear I tried to put in the more pumped i got! Had a rest in the cave thou.

Alan James - UKC and UKH 27/Jun/09 Solo
JEP 23/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Jun/09 2nd dog
Hidden 20/Jun/09 Lead
riddle 14/Jun/09 Solo

Superb route, hard move off the ground.

Russell Lovett 14/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with alan taylor
mrtom 14/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Roger HSmith
Hedley 11/Jun/09 Lead dog

Awesome route. Boulder problem start is a hilarious heel hook followed by a haul on to the ledge. Managed it okay, but got tired about 3/4 of the way up getting on to the ledge before the top and had to rest on the gear. Managed the top out fine after a quick rest! Will get it clean next time!

aldred 11/Jun/09 2nd O/S
danrhodes1987 06/Jun/09 Lead
Ugly Kid Jo 30/May/09 TR
with Skinny
Hidden 30/May/09 Lead O/S
DafSWMC 25/May/09 Lead O/S
with Eefu
catt 25/May/09 Lead O/S

Made a meal of this for VS!

Morgan Woods 25/May/09 2nd O/S

Cool route....the start is no drama as long as you use your feet properly.

with Iain
Hidden 02/May/09 Lead
towdman 02/May/09 Lead rpt
Cake 02/May/09 2nd
with Matt
Dave Reeve 22/Apr/09 2nd
with Tony Payne
SGD 20/Apr/09 Solo

Tried this in march and couldn't do it on lead....why the hell did I solo it :)

Mr. K 13/Apr/09 Lead dnf
with Bryn Wood
robcolaco 13/Apr/09 Lead
with Huw Clarke
s kennedy 12/Apr/09 Lead O/S
with shelley barbour
Jimbo C 11/Apr/09 Lead rpt

Forgot how strenuous this route is

with Dan
odox 05/Apr/09 Lead dog

Knackered when I did this, had to rest on a bit of gear. Nice moves though.

with Leonie English
mark20 05/Apr/09 Lead O/S

Took two goes to commit to first move. Easy above that.

Sam1991 05/Apr/09 2nd O/S

Awkward high stepping start but on jugs, solid jamming, which can be avoided if your not a fan of self harm

with Mark
oliwarlow 05/Apr/09 2nd
with Ian
deverett ?/Apr/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 29/Mar/09 Lead rpt
Matt Bennett 29/Mar/09 Solo O/S
Ugly Kid Jo 21/Mar/09 2nd

Awesome route. The start wasn't elegant and the rest is a bit of a thug but very positive holds all the way up.

with Dan
Twisty 15/Mar/09 2nd O/S

Really nice and good start

with Nigel Stock
Hidden 12/Mar/09 2nd β
Hidden 12/Mar/09 Lead dnf
markytaylor 12/Mar/09 Lead β

two pieces of pre-placed gear.

with andy
raptorheli 11/Mar/09 2nd O/S
with alex
spencer1988 ?/Mar/09 Lead dnf
BeccaSnowden 21/Feb/09 Lead

Most fun I've had since Sifta's Quid inside route!

MattT88 21/Feb/09 2nd
jiles ??/2009 Lead O/S
RM199 ??/2009 -
keith leonard ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 -
drysori ??/2009 Lead
drysori ??/2009 Lead
drysori ??/2009 Lead
drysori ??/2009 Lead
cymjt ??/2009 -
Pilch 29/Nov/08 Lead O/S
with Graham
Dan Lane 29/Nov/08 Lead O/S

Very nice climb after the first hard move.

Hidden 28/Nov/08 Solo O/S
Skinny Rat 12/Oct/08 2nd O/S
with Dave
Rock Fairy 12/Oct/08 2nd

Failed BADLEY!

with Dave & Mike & Sharon
jonka ?/Oct/08 Lead
with gareth
jimbonfire 28/Sep/08 Lead O/S
staceyjg 21/Sep/08 2nd
minaturechris 21/Sep/08 Lead RP
with Stacey
Fat Tim 20/Sep/08 Lead O/S
davidwright 06/Sep/08 2nd β
tommytwotone 23/Aug/08 2nd O/S
with Steve
cayteye 23/Aug/08 2nd
with Paul Highams
tradguy 23/Aug/08 Lead O/S
andeeeee 20/Jul/08 2nd
andeeeee 20/Jul/08 2nd
Another James 13/Jul/08 2nd
with Graham
Mr Sparkle 28/Jun/08 2nd O/S
with Ben Hayley
swoosh 28/Jun/08 Lead
with ginzle
smudge 24/Jun/08 2nd O/S
with Rob
Jim Slater 15/Jun/08 2nd dog

Just too damn hard to pull up on the first move. Need to eat less cake!

with Tim Pearson
b.hayley ?/Jun/08 Lead
SecretSquirrel 18/May/08 Lead O/S
with Jon_nz
mattyork2 11/May/08 Lead O/S
Becky E 11/May/08 2nd

Assisted start (Will gave me a leg up)

bullwinkle 03/May/08 2nd rpt
with Jamie
Hidden 03/May/08 Lead O/S
jimbobimbo ?/May/08 Lead O/S
with Adrian
dan_o_b ?/May/08 Lead O/S
PanzerHanzler 19/Apr/08 Lead O/S
with Adam W
Hidden ?/Mar/08 2nd O/S
john lynch 16/Feb/08 Lead
Chriswallis2 10/Feb/08 Lead O/S
with Jon
petellis 10/Feb/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Feb/08 2nd
PenJD 09/Feb/08 Lead O/S

Tricky start but persevered.

with Simon P and Mole
Hannah Moulton ??/2008 TR
with Gav, Bridget
Hidden 01/Dec/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 25/Nov/07 Solo O/S
Hidden 07/Oct/07 2nd dog
Hidden 06/Oct/07 2nd O/S
AJ007 06/Oct/07 2nd
with Mike H
hailtryfan ?/Oct/07 Lead O/S
al99 ?/Oct/07 2nd β
loonyclimber 13/Sep/07 Lead O/S

a repeat from a couple of years ago...

pog100 08/Sep/07 2nd
Reaver2k 08/Sep/07 Lead O/S

What a great and strenous climb! Bouldery start (taken on right side of crack (arete) right, hadn't realised you were supposed to go straight over crack) I would say more 5a for the strong, probably even harder if you dont have good power to weight ratio! ended up sitting on the ledge after this placing two pieces of gear, moved up abit into a stenuous position with one jam and one pinch whilst I placed another two pieces of gear (yes by this point I'm beginnning to get abit tired, it feels more overhanging than it is!). Move up a couple more moves, and place another piece of gear and a nut which I had loosely placed in a failed attempt at putting it in fell out! Pretty exhausted now and its quite a bulge you have to get over on this, OK holds though. Reach up onto the ledge, try and jam but theres nothing there, reach up to the next ledges lip and stand up! Belly flop onto it and have a nice long rest and place another piece of gear. Then an easy move up and a relatively easy mantleshelf (Dad did a beach whale mantleshelf, hoping he was just trying to make me giggle) and it's over, I sit at the top and try and rest my poor little arms from the serious pounding I've given them today! Should had just placed one piece of gear each time rather than two and sure I wouldnt have been quite so tired by the top! Realised I don't trust my gear still though. Ohwell laced it and I will try and get more confident, still deffonately worth atleast 2 if not 3 stars! Had a right barrel of laughs on it whilst I was getting my ass good and solidly kicked!

Hidden 08/Sep/07 Lead
OffshoreAndy 08/Sep/07 2nd
with NCC Nic
Hidden 02/Sep/07 Lead
Nick F Smith ?/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Andy
Andrew Sloan 26/Aug/07 2nd O/S
with Steve Grove
Hidden 23/Aug/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/Aug/07 2nd
Pythonist 01/Aug/07 Lead O/S

Definitely doesn't let up, and has a number of good bouldery starts (from 5a to 6b!)

with Dad
karl_waterhouse 01/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with John and Jim
Paul Tomo 31/Jul/07 Lead O/S
with Paul Tomlinson
Ian Broome 16/Jul/07 Solo
epic ed 02/Jun/07 Lead dnf

didn't get over first overhang!

with Ben
Hidden 25/May/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/May/07 Lead
madaxeman 08/May/07 2nd

More Benton thuggery! don't be fooled into thinking that it's just the start which is difficult

with Mark Benton
markbenton 05/May/07 Lead
with madaxeman
ieverett ?/May/07 Lead O/S
with Liz Moreno
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 28/Apr/07 Solo O/S
Graeme Hammond 15/Apr/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Apr/07 Lead O/S
adam carless 14/Apr/07 2nd O/S

Silly jamming moves to start, but reasonable after that.

dannyboy83 11/Apr/07 Solo O/S
colin milton 04/Apr/07 2nd
Hidden 02/Apr/07 Lead O/S
chrissloan84 ?/Feb/07 Lead O/S

First move took lots of attempts, easy after that.

Nicos 27/Jan/07 Solo O/S
with solo
Hidden ??/2007 -
Jimbo C ??/2007 Lead

Got halfway on 1st attempt which was in the dark. Went better in daylight. Enjoyable first and last moves.

Hidden 14/Oct/06 Solo O/S
Jonny M 14/Oct/06 Lead O/S
GiveHerHelen 14/Oct/06 2nd dog
towdman 16/Sep/06 Lead dog

Rest required at halfway after much thrashing on the start!

with Reuben Armitage
danm ?/Sep/06 Lead
with Sion
Hidden ?/Sep/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Aug/06 Lead O/S
tri-nitro-toulumne 12/Aug/06 Lead dog
with James Booth
Hidden ?/Aug/06 Lead
maybe_si 16/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with danger john
jchenoweth 15/Jul/06 2nd O/S
Strong Steve 01/Jul/06 Lead O/S
Mr Sparkle 28/Jun/06 2nd O/S
with Ben Hayley
chrisclimber_1986 03/Jun/06 2nd O/S
with Luke Lindsay
Lizard ?/Jun/06 Lead O/S
with Leon Skeldon
Hidden 06/May/06 Solo O/S
Hidden 30/Apr/06 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Mar/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Feb/06 2nd rpt
masa-alpin 18/Feb/06 Lead dnf

My first route in Bamford Edge. Couldn't make the opening hard move.

with Adam W
loonyclimber ?/Feb/06 Lead O/S
with Rob And Sylvi
Mutl3y 21/Jan/06 Lead dog
with Clog
Clog 21/Jan/06 2nd
with Mutl3y
Gustav ??/2006 Lead O/S
with Rich H
Hidden ?/Nov/05 2nd O/S
Hidden 16/Oct/05 2nd
Nicos 29/Sep/05 Lead O/S
with christos liaskos
mel holmes 04/Sep/05 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Aug/05 Lead O/S
malc 07/Aug/05 2nd O/S
with Paul S
Hidden 13/Jul/05 TR
Hidden 25/Jun/05 2nd O/S
Hidden 21/Jun/05 Lead O/S
reg_measures 04/Jun/05 2nd O/S
SteveM 08/May/05 Lead O/S
Somerset swede basher 01/May/05 Lead O/S
with Steve Elliff
AngelaC 01/May/05 2nd
Hidden 16/Apr/05 Lead O/S
Hidden 02/Apr/05 2nd β
Hidden 13/Mar/05 Solo
Hidden ??/2005 -
LankyPaddy 13/Nov/04 Lead O/S
Rampikino 17/Oct/04 Lead
with Liz, Ian, Claire, Glyn
Hidden ?/Oct/04 2nd
tuftynick ??/2004 Lead
Alastair Hudson 11/Oct/03 Lead
with Nic Jones
steveb2006 30/Mar/03 Lead
with Pete Carter, Ian Cartwright
Leofallon 16/Mar/03 TR
Hidden 09/Feb/03 Lead
Hidden 11/Dec/02 2nd
Hidden ?/Nov/02 Solo
Hidden 05/May/02 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2002 -
John Marsland 12/Jun/99 2nd
with Allen Newby
Martin Bennett 22/Mar/98 -
with MT
Hidden ?/Mar/98 Solo O/S
Hidden 26/Oct/97 Solo
Ropeboy 18/Oct/97 Lead
Podling 16/Mar/97 2nd
Iain Thow 09/Oct/96 2nd


with Dave Walch
Hidden ?/May/96 Lead O/S
crossleysm ??/1996 Solo


John Southworth 08/Jul/95 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/Mar/95 Lead
IanD353 ?/Feb/94 Solo O/S
D Tempest 24/Oct/93 2nd
with Michelle, Rick
steveb2006 10/Oct/93 Lead

Led after Dennis fails

with Dennis May
Roget 21/Jun/92 Solo O/S
with colin, baccy
leathers ??/1992 -
charlesmfrench 06/Oct/91 Solo O/S
Laramadness 04/Nov/90 Lead O/S
steve prior ?/Nov/86 Lead
with Chris S
Ken Taylor 12/Oct/86 AltLd
with George Diprose
Tom V ??/1985 -
Chris Craggs ??/1980 Solo
Mark Kemball 25/Nov/78 Solo
mikej 12/Oct/69 Solo
with E
Diggler ??/0000 2nd
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